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Columnists | The Asian Age

It’s not yet Priyanka’s time to lead Congress

Instead of addressing these issues, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra’s elevation will only exacerbate matters.

23 Jul 2019 12:00 AM

India needs to rework its tactics on Pak, J&K

Pakistan had earlier linked its airspace reopening to India removing its Air Force fighters from forward deployment.

22 Jul 2019 4:45 AM

Pak aided US, Taliban talks; but didn’t get any reward

An Afghan political settlement will not be durable unless it is supported by regional powers and Afghanistan’s immediate neighbours Pak and Iran.

22 Jul 2019 12:05 AM

For Pak, Jadhav verdict face-saver, opportunity

The Court notes that the obligation to provide effective review and reconsideration can be carried out in various ways.

21 Jul 2019 12:18 AM

India stalled framing of Saarc terror convention

India matters enormously to Saarc, and yet, India can and has crippled Saarc.

21 Jul 2019 12:03 AM

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J&K bonds with India may deepen over time

Kashmir has this instant ability to exclude everything except the known and the immediate.

20 Jul 2019 12:00 AM

WC Final or Wimbledon? A cruel test of fans’ loyalty

One could watch either the ICC Cricket World Cup final or the Gentlemen’s Singles Final at Wimbledon.

19 Jul 2019 12:03 AM

America & Pakistan: Back to a cosy future

New Delhi’s greatest concern traditionally has been the transfer of military systems and technology to Islamabad.

19 Jul 2019 12:00 AM

Where parties fail, can civil society succeed?

Defending the people and fighting for their rights at the ground level became less and less important.

18 Jul 2019 1:55 AM

Can Speaker dictate terms of resignation?

The Congress as a party would not want to be blackmailing the government.

17 Jul 2019 2:45 AM

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Media under fire all over, but giving up not an option

The idea behind the billion-dollar fund is to support media platforms, good journalism and individual journalists.

17 Jul 2019 2:40 AM

For economic progress, learn from the Chinese

Deep social change is at the heart of economic progress.

16 Jul 2019 12:55 AM

Need focus on increasing political bias of news leaks

It seems we should focus less on the leaks and the journalists who publish them, and more on the underlying political drivers for them.

16 Jul 2019 12:53 AM

Diplomatic challenges mount for Modi 2.0

Choosing not to overfly Pakistan, despite having to take a detour, solidified the impression that India was not yet prepared to engage Pakistan.

15 Jul 2019 1:47 AM

Lack of rehab for militants hobbles Pak counter-terror

Pakistan has been viewed as employing a selective approach towards different militant groups.

15 Jul 2019 1:44 AM

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Young India: Upwardly mobile, superficial

Young people have their foot firmly on the escalator of upward mobility.

14 Jul 2019 12:02 AM

Nirmala loses fans in media, WC frustrates ubernationals

It is learned that Mr Jaitley is also unhappy with the proposal to raise duties on newsprint and levy higher taxes on the super rich.

14 Jul 2019 12:00 AM

Congress resignations point to crisis of trust

The spate of resignations has only added to the current state of confusion and despair in the Congress.

13 Jul 2019 4:57 AM

Pivot of Cong renewal: Inner-party democracy

Sonia Gandhi, back then, did not accept responsibility for the defeat despite the universal law of accountability beginning at the top.

12 Jul 2019 12:23 AM

Phoenix-like rose Afghans to challenge top cricket nations

The Russians spent over nine years in Afghanistan, and quit after learning the costly lesson that Muscovite might is not always right.

12 Jul 2019 12:18 AM

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